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Clarendon's Cafe

29 Market Place, Barnard Castle DL12 8NE, England
+44 1833 690110
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“scones” (25 reviews)
“cake” (18 reviews)
“quiche” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
29 Market Place, Barnard Castle DL12 8NE, England
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1 - 10 of 246 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice service though the food was lacking in quality. Only went for a simple sandwich - chose the smoked salmon - which lacked flavour. The bread wasn’t great, and the side salad rather watery. Quite a sterile atmosphere too - all in all left me...More

Thank Nufcscott
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Both myself and my parents went down for a coffee, which they regularly do on a morning. The setting and environment are comfortable and well laid out. The coffee and food I have had at Clarendon's has always been enjoyable and very tasty! The staff...More

Thank knottjason3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a lovely experience at Claredons, gorgeous food and friendly service , nothing is to much trouble, clean and quaint, typical English cafe.

Thank Paul S
Clare D, Owner at Clarendon's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Paul, So pleased you enjoyed your Visit to Clarendons. Thanks for the lovely review. Hope to see you again soon. Regards Clare

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called into Clarendons yesterday morning for coffee and a scone,very dissapointed my husband had a latte which was very weak and my cappacino was cold the scone never arrived. We call in quite often but really was not good yesterday will certainly be a long...More

1  Thank rosie a
Clare D, Owner at Clarendon's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rosie, Thank you for bringing your experience to my attention. After speaking to the manager on duty I have no excuses for the mistakes made on your last visit. I can only apologise and ensure you that measures have been put in place so this...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had morning coffee and scones at 10.30, walked round the farmer's market and interesting shops, then went back for a light lunch. We chose the specials - home-made soup and baked potato with Brie and bacon. Both were delicious and ample-sized. Service was friendly,...More

2  Thank B2576KLlindac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a nice place, dogs not allowed, lovely food and clean, we enjoyed it and will go again, there is seating upstairs too and gifts, locals seem to go there so that is a good indication that it's ok, no dogs is good for us folks...More

Thank coffeencakefan
Reviewed May 16, 2018

The food at this restaurant never fails to please,my husband and I love to go,staff are so friendly,and the service and food excellent,must say the fruit crumbles are delicious,as all the food is....Christine David Croucher

Thank cdcroucher
Clare D, Owner at Clarendon's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Christine and David, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We look forward to you visiting us again soon. Kindest regards Clare

Reviewed May 3, 2018

We were recently taken here by friends for a celebration and were treated to a tea that I shall never forget. The staff were so friendly helped make it a really fun experience. The tea was served on tiered cake stands (one between two) and...More

Thank Jap395
Clare D, Owner at Clarendon's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your afternoon tea and Clarendon’s experience. We hope to see you again soon. Kindest regards Clare

Reviewed May 3, 2018

Probably the better of all Barnard Castle's tea shop offerings and there's a lot of em! Friendly staff and decent food.

Thank Steve S
Clare D, Owner at Clarendon's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Steve, Thank you very much for your complimentary review. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kindest regards Clare

Reviewed April 8, 2018

A delightful cafe in the centre of town . A packed cafe on a busy Bank Holiday and the staff still had a smile and time for everyone . Lovely atmosphere beautifull decor and immaculately clean . Our soup and sandwiches were delicious and very...More

Thank Gillian E
Clare D, Owner at Clarendon's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Gillian, Thank you very much for your glowing review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. Kindest regards Clare

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$7 - $20
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Market Place, Barnard Castle DL12 8NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Barnard Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1833 690110
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Description
Clarendon's is situated in a 16th Century Grade 2 listed building in the heart of Barnard Castle. It is a tradional Tearoom with a contempory twist. Serving delicious food and excellent refreshments.
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